Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Florence, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_849142_2703247
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Cost Accountant  

Accounting Principals has an excellent opportunity available for a Junior Cost Accountant located in the Florence, NJ area.  If you have two years of cost accounting experience and looking for your next career move – APPLY NOW! 

    Your Responsibilities Include:

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles finished goods inventories

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 solid years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • Must have a strong cos background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of GAAP
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports

Compensation: 

  • $26 to $35 per hour

If this role sounds like a great match with your background, please contact our office at (609) 452-7117.  You can also email your resume to Erica Christiansen at erica.christiansen@accountingprincipals.com

 

 

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